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2014-05-01 08:22:43

NEW YORK, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 31 - August 3, 2014 employees, family and friends of America's most iconic airline, Pan American World Airways (1927-1991) will gather from all


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.